Washington, UT 84780
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9-12 months reccomended
At The Crossroads helps struggling young adults (ages 18-25) become successful by teaching the values and skilled necessary to live independently in the real world. While at Crossroads, students attend school, go to work, receive life skills training while living in a structured environment in one of our four adjoining, three-bedroom homes located in Southern Utah
The Southern Utah area offers a wide variety of educational opportunities for our Students. Below is only a partial listing. Crossroads staff will work with each student individually to help support their educational progression.
University and Colleges:
Dixie State Colle
Dixie State College of Utah Solid academic reputation with over 8,000 students. Associates and bachelor's degrees. Highly ranked nursing, dental hygiene programs. Nationally ranked athletic programs. Dixie offers training, support and testing for students seeking a G.E.D.
Southern Utah University - The Princeton Review has named Southern Utah University as one of the “Best in the West” universities to choose for one’s higher education.
Utah State University - St. George Extension - USU has an education center located in
Utah State University - St. George Extension - USU has an education center located in St. George offering a variety of university level courses.
Dixie Applied Technology School – 435-652-7730 - Through a partnership withDixie State College the Dixie Applied Technology offers programs in;
- Building Construction Programs - Diesel Mechanics
- Health Unit Coordinator - Welding
- HVAC - Cabinet making
- Pharmacy Technician.
Many of the courses offered through DXATC are currently available at Dixie State College.
University of Phoenix - The University of Phoenix is an institution of higher learning dedicated to the needs of working adults. Scheduling systems honor the time constraints involved in returning to school while holding down a full-time job.
American Institute of Medical -Dental Technology - offers short-term vocational training that prepares graduates for the real workplace, including Medical and Dental Assisting, Pharmacy Technician, and Medical-Dental Office Management.
Real Estate Academy – 435-674-1477 Become a Realtor or real estate sales agent.
Premier Flight Inc., - Southern Utah's leader in flight training services, offers the best flight training for Private Pilot through Professional Pilot courses.
Heritage Hair Academy – 435- 673-5233 Offers enrollment 5 times per year. Full and part time programs.
Paul Mitchell The School - 435- 656-2178 Start your beauty career at this brand new 11,000 square foot Paul Mitchell Partner School in St. George.
Pathways Education and Training Centers – The Pathways programs use an effective approach to learning problems for students of any age, but are most effective for ages eight through adult. They specifically address: • Dyslexic tendencies • Focus/A.D.D./A.D.H.D. • Word recognition • Reading comprehension • Memory • Organization • Following instructions • Completing work • Emotional and stress blocks • Motivation
Weekly therapy and group daily with Staff
St. George/Washington County is situated in the southwest corner of Utah, just six miles from the Arizona State line on Interstate I-15. St. George, the county seat, is the largest city in southern Utah. The area's population is now over 100,000 and projected to grow to 105,000 by the year 2005.
The city is nestled in a picturesque valley surrounded by impressive red, sandstone cliffs. Many activities such as hiking, mountain biking, camping and fishing are available at Zions National Park, Bryce Canyon, Kolob Canyon, and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, all a short drive away. Brian Head provides great skiing in the wintertime and a mountain retreat in the summertime. Quail and Sand Hollow lakes give access to water sports and camping just minutes from Crossroads.
Washington County is endowed with mild, low humidity winters with over 300 sunny days per year. The desert climate promotes year round recreation and leisure activities. St George is known as the "Year 'Round Golf Capital of Utah" and offers ten great, scenic golf courses.
Southern Utah has been recognized as an excellent retirement spot in many recent publications, and Washington County is one of the fastest growing counties in Utah.
Picture clear, blue, sunny skies, add a few white fluffy clouds, red rock mountains, green golf courses, picturesque walking trails, thriving businesses, great shopping and you've got a picture of living and working in the St George area. Join us "where the summer sun spends the winter!"
Independence through structured support